Our new podcast is up! Listen in as our special guest Jo Quail reveals music from her new album Exsolve, which came out on Friday 2nd November, as well as music from her heroes. The show’s also rammed with loads of news and music about the bands we have coming up in events this next five week period, so enjoy tunes by Au-Dessus, Benen, Boss Keloid, The Fierce & The Dead, Hundred Year Old Man, Jessica Moss, Judas Priest, Kurokuma, Kylver, Leoš Janáček, Ratt, Talons and VÄLVĒ. We said we’d finish on Wasp but then changed our minds last minute, …
Another all-day event celebrating the phenomenal and diverse range of music that’s starting to grip everyone’s imaginations, this year in the industrial setting of Electrowerkz, behind Angel tube in London. TICKETS (prices include booking fees): Super earlybirds – £11 Earlybirds – £14 1st Wave – £15.99 2nd Wave – £19 3rd Wave – £22 Final Tickets – £24.99 £30 on the door Lineup: Jo Quail – cellist and composer, premiering her new band with members of Wren Sly & The Family Drone – experimental noise, forced to cancel 8 Years Of Chaos due to a horrific road accident, but fighting fit and back …
Our final event of 2018 is also the last monthly Facemelter event we’ll host. The Facemelter has been running almost every month since April 2010 and has helped us to discover some true gems in underground music scenes in London, the UK and more recently, from around the world. As we’ve become busier with some amazing touring bands and special events, The Facemelter will be back as a rare event to showcase the best new projects around. £7 advance …
This month, Kunal was joined by Linz of Vodun, solo producer Metalogue, both of whom have gigs with Chaos Theory coming up in September, and Fluff, who’s recently collaborated with Metalogue.
In this edition, Kunal was joined by Drew and Andrea of Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster, who surprised us with an exclusive premiere of their new single “Truth Escapes”, as well as tunes by some of their influences, plus we played brand new music from some of the acts we’ve announced for the coming autumn of Chaos.
I put this DJ set together to support Austel’s debut EP launch gig, taking place at The Finsbury in London on 23rd July. I started off trying to make it a pop set, but it went off piste a bit! Hope you enjoy it anyway. Artist links are in the info on the Mixcloud page x – Kunal
Three bands from around the UK deliver a collective psychedelic thunderpunch of post-metal and doom.
Listen below to our latest podcast, first broadcast on 199radio on Tuesday 3rd July 2018.
Host Kunal is joined by Aditya Bhatt and a few other friends, as they play music of epic proportions.
Listen below to our latest podcast, first broadcast on 199radio on Tuesday 5th June 2018.
Witness a veritable FEAST of prog, psych, sludge and rock at The Lexington in Angel, as heavyweights The Fierce & The Dead play through their latest album “The Euphoric” in full and Kylver reveal material from their forthcoming release…
Vast post-rock, post-metal, drone and contemporary classical sounds in The Black Heart in London. £10 advance secret discount tickets £13 on the door ——————— Talons After the release of We All Know, their finest album to date, six-piece band Talons have been blowing audiences away this year at ArcTanGent, Portals festival and Big Scary Monsters’ Big Day Out. We now get the pleasure of getting up close and personal with this mammoth band, just …
London legends of prog, punk, rock and devilish musicianship Thumpermonkey, launch their first album in exactly six years, via esteemed label Rockosmos!
Psychedelic stoner voyages from three awesome bands from Italy and the UK, at The Black Heart in Camden.
Two and a half years after they broke into the wider consciousness with the launch of “Possession”, the defiant fireball that is Vodun return to launch their new album “Ascend” at Oslo in Hackney.
A beautiful medley of noise, industrial, post-punk and electronic sounds at The Black Heart in Camden.
London promoters Wrongpop and Chaos Theory have gotten together for a one-off special event to raise money for Norwood & Brixton Foodbank.
Tickets at £5
100% of ticket sales go to the charity.
Some of the best new underground bands out there have agreed to bring you their sounds for this excellent cause, so it’ll be a phenomenal evening with extra positive vibes.
Legendary post-metal behemoths Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster celebrate ten years of creating music!
Get a taste of some of the freshest sounds from the post-rock, post-punk and math rock scenes, with three projects fusing familiar sounds in new ways at The Black Heart in Camden.
Our latest podcast is now up for streaming! CT founder Kunal plays music from all of our upcoming gigs in May, June and July and lets you know just why you need to see these bands.
A super special edition of our long-running night at The Black Heart in Camden, as we see a southern album release, a UK debut tour pass through from Chile and one of the latest signings on Rockosmos. £6 advance £9 on the door ——————– Archelon (London release show) A stunning post-metal and sludge band from Sheffield, who we saw just beginning to explode into their true …
Stream our latest podcast, crammed with a very diverse range of experimental music. First aired on 199radio on Tuesday 13th March 2018, this month CT founder Kunal invited special guest Toby Cook of other London promotion Sonic Grave. Hope you enjoy!
Prog rock and pronk giants The Fierce & The Dead launch their next album ‘The Euphoric’ at The Black Heart in Camden.
We’ve joined forces with promoters of avant-garde jazz, prog and all manner of genre-colliding music, Match&Fuse to present a lineup of audio oddities at New River Studios in Manor House.
This month, we leave Camden to enjoy DesertFest, and put on a display of jawdropping math rock glory at London’s best DIY venue, New River Studios in Manor House.
Here’s a podcast of the latest Chaos Theory radio show on 199radio, aired on 13th February 2018. Kunal of CT is joined by Stef, Charles and Mark of Strauss, who launch their EP Falena The Facemelter at on 2nd March. Click below to hear their influences and more about their new sound.
Superbly intricate math rock, mindboggling prog and spacious post-rock at this month’s edition of The Facemelter at The Black Heart in Camden.
A night of ambient music, haunting dronescapes and experimental electronics.
More bands experimenting with stoner rock, doom and sludge sounds in Camden.
The Dev presents:
✞ CHAOS THEORY’s Kunal Singhal DJing his favourite new math metal, noise, rock, sludge, doom, progressive, psychedelic, post-metal and stoner tunes.
For our first radio show of 2018 on 199radio, Aditya Bhatt and Kunal Singhal got together in the studio to discuss why they love the music coming up at the two events to mark 8 Years Of Chaos in February.
In this interview, ahead of their headline show at The Facemelter this Friday 1st December at The Black Heart, Chad Murray seeks answers as to exactly what that name on our tongues is, who are the people behind this sobriquet and what is it exactly this is, what is it?
We aired our last radio show of 2017 last Tuesday, when Dorota, Seb, Alan, Chad and Kunal squashed into the 199radio studio and played tunes by their most memorable bands from the year, plus more music from Friday’s upcoming gig and a track premiere by Archelon.
Another podcast of the Chaos Theory radio show on 199radio, first broadcast on Tuesday 24th October 2017.
This time Kunal is joined by special guests Sara Tibbers and Chris Parker, who organise gigs and manage the bar at legendary metal pub The Dev.
It was a huge joy to be a guest on Other Rock Show on Resonance FM on Sunday 8th October 2017. Mainly because we sat and headbanged for an hour. Listen here for an intensely fun hour of tunes…
3rd February 2018 will be exactly 8 years since the very first Chaos Theory event, so we want to celebrate with a big two-stage all day event at The Brewhouse in Hackney!
The first event of 2018 for us and part of the 8 Years Of Chaos weekend. A very special lineup for The Facemelter.
The last Facemelter of 2017! Prepare for a blowout of post-metal, math rock and odd atmospheres from three newcomers to our world.
Chaos Theory founder Kunal will be at The Dev in Camden, enjoying live music from Armed For Apocalypse, Conjurer and Allfather.
Music from 8.15 to 2, free entry all night.
The Dev presents: ✞ Elephant Tree -Rock/Blues/Doom/Stoner with a garnish of parsley from London. https://www.facebook.com/elephanttreeband/ + ✞ Old Man Lizard -Stoner- noir/ Country- sludge from Sudbury, Suffolk. https://www.facebook.com/oldmanlizard/ + ✞ Sky:Lark! -Noise Rock and Roll from Margate + Bridgnorth. + Kunal Singhal from CHAOS THEORY DJing in between and afterwards! Live music from 7PM till 10:30PM Bar open till midnight ✞✞✞ FREE ENTRY ✞✞✞
Hosts Dorota Sagui play us the music that she illustrates to and Kunal plays more fantastic music from around the world.
I played short DJ sets before each of Necro Deathmort, Bong, 11Paranoias, Ghold and Bodies On Everest played at Kamio in London for Old Empire’s event, so I put these together for you to kick back to and fondly think of precious memories of standing around the upstairs bar waiting for the next band to start.
Stream the latest Chaos Theory radio show below, first broadcast on 29th August 2017 on 199radio, as Kunal goes on a wayward musical journey.
Stream the latest Chaos Theory radio show, first broadcast on 1st August 2017 on 199radio, with Chad and Kunal.
Aditya Bhatt had a conversation with Marcello and Stefano of Zolle over a few days, ahead of their headline show at The Facemelter on 4th August.
Stream the latest Chaos Theory radio show, first broadcast on 4th July 2017 on 199radio, with Alan and Kunal.
Our gig booker Kunal has started having a go at making DJ sets.
Here’s his fourth one, featuring tracks by Alpha Male Tea Party, Bloody Mammals, Codices, Flies Are Spies From Hell, Lost In The Riots, Masiro, Mouse On The Keys, Only Echoes Remain, Poly-Math, Sannhet, The Physics House Band and Valerian Swing.
Stream the latest Chaos Theory radio show, first broadcast on 6th June 2017on 199radio, with Seb and Kunal.
I have to admit that I’d never heard of Space Witch before seeing that they were playing a show with Chaos Theory; they’re very fucking good. I wouldn’t completely lock them into the doom metal bracket but, if you’ve not heard them, they’re definitely very, very bong-friendly.
A tornado of math rock, prog and technical metal from three jawdropping instrumental bands, with a brand new album being previewed by the Brighton-based scene legends, at The Black Heart in Camden.
A huge extravaganza of talent in a UK exclusive event, as three internationally renowned bands descend upon London in a flurry of math rock, prog, psychedelia, noise and jazz at The Brewhouse in Hackney.